Photo of the Day: The Shepherds of the Arctic Sea

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Two Royal Navy escort carriers, HMS Emperor and HMS Strike pitch in the heavy swells of the Arctic Sea during a convoy escort operation to the Soviet Union. An RN destroyer can be seen at right, providing the carriers with an anti-submarine screen.

 

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